► Dever, A. (2017). Sociological Theories and Sport, Çizgi Publishing House, Konya.

► Dever, A. (2015). Sociology of Sport, Siyasal Publishing House, Ankara. (2nd Edition)

► Dever, A. (2010). Sports and Society with Historical and Contemporary Dimensions, Başlık Publishing, İstanbul.



Selected Publications

► Dever, A. (2018). Sports Lodges in the Ottoman Empire Depicted in the Travel Book (Seyahat-Name) of Evliya Çelebi, Annals of Applied Sport Science, Winter. (Emerging Soucers Citaton Index -ESCI, Scopus).


► Dever, A. (2018).  A Comparative Semiotic Analysis:  Transformation Of Female Fans In Turkish Football  ‘From Social Activity To Football Fan Identity’, Manas Journal of Social Science, Vol:7 - Issue: 4, p: 521-536.


► Dever, A. - Korur, E. N. (2018). The Validity And Reliability of Turkish Version Of Sport Organızatıons Consumption Scale, The Journal of Social Sciences, Vol:5, Issue:25, p:187-197.


Dever, A. - Cevahircioğlu, B. - Korur, E. N. - Büyükgüllü, B. (2018). Sport Lodges in the Ottoman Empire, The Journal of Anatolia Sport Science, Vol:3, Issue:6, ss:312-318.


► Korur, E. N. - Dever, A. (2018). The Validity and Reliability of Turkısh Version of Sport Fan Specific Curiosity Scale, The Journal of Academic , Vol:6, Issue: 73, p:219-227.


► İnce, A. - Dever, A. (2017). The Effects of Some Variables on Anger Levels of Students Doıng Sports, The Journal of International Anatolia Sport Science, Vol:2, ss:156-166, August.


► Dever, A. - İnce, A. (2017). Evaluation Of Ordu University, School of Physical Education and Sports Students’ Views On Sports Sponsorship The Journal Of Academic Social Science, Vol:5, Issue:55,p:163-174, 


► Dever, A. - Koca, M. (2017). An Evaluation of Physical Education and Sports School Students’ Social Media Use: An Example from Ordu University, Journal of Mavi Atlas. Vol:5, Issue:2, p:383-401.


► Dever, A. - Bulut, E. (2017). The Investigation Of Agressıon Levels Of Physical Education And Sport School Students: Ordu University Sample, Munzur University Journal of Social Science, Vol:5, Issue: 10, p:45-56.


► İslam, A. - Dever, A. - Öztürk, M.E. (2017), Comparison Of Trabzonspor Fans’ Perceptions Of Avni Aker Stadium And Şenol Güneş Sports Complex, The Journal Of Academic Social Science, Vol:5, Issue:56, p:595-508.


► Dever, A. - Cevahircioğlu, B. - Demir, B. (2017). Sport - Politics Relationship in Turkey in the Early Years of the Republic, Turkish Journal of Sport and Exercise, Vol:19, Issue:1, p:39-49.


► Dever, A. - Bulut, E. (2016). Football As A Tool Of Cultural Imperialism, The Journal of International Anatolia Sport Science, Vol:1, p:56-67.


► Dever, A. - İslam, A. (2015). The Perception of Sport In The Turkish Culture in the Historical Period, Manas Journal of Social Studies, Vol:4, Issue:5, p:46-61.


► Dever, A. - İslam, A. (2015). A Systematic Approach Of Physical Education Courses in Schools in the Last Period of The Ottoman Empire and the Early Years of Turkish Republic,  The Journal of Academic Social Science Studies (JASS), Issue:32, p:159-169


► Dever, A. (2014). The Systematic Analysis of Books Regarding Introduction to Sociology Wrıiten By Foreign Intellectuals and Translated too Current Turkish Language, The Journal of Academic Social Science Studies, Issue:29, Autumn III, p: 67-82.


► Dever, A. (2014). The Implementation to Football of Dramaturgical Theory As A Sociologicial Theory, The Journal of International Social Research , Vol:7, Issue:32, p:372-381.


► Dever, A. (2014). The Systematic Analysis Of Book Regarding Introduce To Sociology Having Been Written by Local Thinker At Early Period of Republic of Turkey, The Journal Of Academic Social Science, Vol:2, Issue:4,  p: 148-168.


► Dever, A. (2013). Type’s People: “Similar Members Of Modernization, Gümüşhane University Journal of Social Sciences Institute, Vol:4, Issue:7, p:61-71.


► Dever, A. (2012). The New Temple Of Football Fans: The Birth Of Disneystats’s, Yalova University Journal of Social Sciences, Issue:5, p:93-106.


► Dever, A. (2012). Lords of the Knowledge: “Epistemic Community, Journal of Philosophy and Social Sciences, Issue:13, p: 201-217.


► Dever, A. - Gölbaşı, H. (2007). The Clash of Civilizations Theory and Clash of Religions, Cumhuriyet University Journal of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Vol:8, Issue:1. p:53-66



Articles Published on Proceedings Books at International Scientific Conventions

► Dever, A. (2017). The Effects of Religious Behaviours on Sport Fans. 1th Eurasian Social and Economic Research Symposium, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, May 2017.

► Dever, A. (2017). Football - Related Violence: The Example of Trabzonspor Fans. 3rd International Conference on Social Sciences and Education Research, 27 - 29 April 2017, Rome, Italy.

► Sözen, H. - İnce, A. - Erdoğan, E. - Dever, A. - Korur, E. N. - Altuncan, E. M. (2017). Şehirde ve Kırsalda Yaşayan Velilerin Çocuklarının Beden Eğitimi Dersine Katılımına Yönelik Tutumları ve Beklentileri (Ordu ili örneği)The Ninth International Congress of Educational Research , 11 - 14 May 2017, Ordu.

Dever, A. - Erkul, A. (2017). Industrial Football and Advocacy: The Example of Kayseri Province, 13. Uluslararası Spor Bilimleri Kongresi, 7-9 November 2014 Konya.


Referee  of Journal

► The International Journal of the History of Sport (Taylor & Francis Pub.)

► Turkish Studies (International Periodical For The Languages, Literature and History of Turkish or Turkic)

►  Journal of The Center for Ottoman Studies Ankara University 




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